As enterprises understand the value of Platform Services, there are questions about how they can be leveraged to help transform IT into an Agile IT. DEPLOYCON offers a platform to discuss these issues.
Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 18, 2013
Rishidot Research today announced the 2013 keynote lineup for DEPLOYCON 2013, the industry's first conference focused on Platform Services. DEPLOYCON 2013, held this year in conjunction with Cloud Connect, will take place April 2 at the Santa Clara Convention Center. DEPLOYCON will bring together CIOs, enterprise managers, IT and developers to discuss how organizations can better leverage Platform Services to enable IT transformation to Agile IT. To attend DEPLOYCON 2013, register today via Cloud Connect’s DEPLOYCON registration page.
The DEPLOYCON conference debuted in 2012 with a theme of expanding platform as a service (PaaS) uptake in enterprise. In 2013, DEPLOYCON will focus on how enterprises can better leverage the fast-evolving platforms services – be they DevOps. NoOps or BizOps – to enhance IT agility, increasing responsiveness to both internal customer demands and fast-changing market trends. DEPLOYCON’s keynote line up of heavy hitter technical and business experts in cloud platform services includes:
- Data Gravity and Complex Systems. Warner Music Group SVP of platform engineering Dave McCrory will provide insights on using complex systems in the cloud and the datacenter for organizations plotting their cloud strategy.
- Intel IT PaaS Journey – Idea to Production in Less Than a Day. Intel principal architect Das Kamhout will share real-world lessons learned from Intel’s move to a more services-based IT model.
- Cover your PaaS. David Mortman, Chief Security Architect for EnStratius, will discuss the security considerations of using various cloud platform services.
“As enterprises understand the value of Platform Services, there are questions about how they can be leveraged to help transform IT into an Agile IT,” commented Krishnan Subramanian, Founder and Principal Analyst, Rishidot Research. “The DEPLOYCON line up promises a very powerful event. Enterprise IT leaders will learn how the adoption of Platform Services will empower developers to build modern services around big data while also helping business users effectively manage functional needs.”
The 2013 event will be held at the Santa Clara Convention Center on April 2, 2013 and co-located with the Cloud Connect Silicon Valley Conference hosted by UBM Tech. In addition to keynotes, the DEPLOYCON features fireside chats and panels discussing various facets of platform services strategy for enterprises. Conference sponsors include Apprenda, ActiveState Stackato, CloudFoundry, Cloudsoft, Engine Yard, Gigaspaces, Orangescape, Redhat, Ravello Systems and Tier 3.
About Rishitdot Research:
Rishidot Research is a next generation analyst firm focusing on helping organizations understand the fast- changing technology landscape driven by the convergence of cloud, social, mobile and big data. Rishidot offers strategic advice and research reports to help organizations leverage the newer technologies without causing disruptions to existing processes. For more information, visit http://www.rishidot.com
About Cloud Connect:
Cloud Connect, produced by UBM Tech, is the defining event of the cloud computing industry with content-led conferences in the Silicon Valley, Chicago and Bangalore, India. As both a conference and an exhibition, Cloud Connect's goal is to chart the course of cloud computing's development by bringing together enterprise IT professionals, developers, infrastructure and service providers and cloud computing innovators. UBM Tech has produced cloud events that define and frame cloud computing discussions since June 2008, including Cloud Summit Executive and Enterprise Cloud Summit at Interop. Cloud Connect is a one-of-a-kind event that encompasses the entire cloud computing ecosystem. For more information visit: http://www.cloudconnectevent.com.